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lab·y·rin·thine

(lab'i-rin'thīn),
Relating to any labyrinth or taking such form.

labyrinthine

[lab′ərin′thin]
Etymology: Gk, labyrinthos, maze
pertaining to or resembling a labyrinth or maze, such as the structure of the inner ear.

lab·y·rin·thine

(lab'i-rin'thēn)
Relating to any labyrinth.

labyrinthine

pertaining to or emanating from a labyrinth.

labyrinthine responses
include righting and placing reflexes and nystagmus.
labyrinthine righting reflex
the reflex which coordinates body movements so that a cat dropped from a height with its belly uppermost will rotate in flight so that its belly is closest to the ground.
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When in Wales he described "a labyrinthic coil of very bad country roads or waste lanes and bridle paths" (Letters 25:139), not to mention the "Ten cuddies" in asthmatic "psalmody" that disturbed his rest.
Health care, in other words, was too much of a labyrinthic maze to be able to expect the consumer to navigate through it.
And while UNESCO ensures that the heritage of the colonisers is revitalised in the city below, the miners stay put, inching the labyrinthic tunnels deeper and deeper underground, and cursing Pizarro with every hammer blow.